Hillside Clubhouse: navigating the cost-of-living crisis
By Catherine Pymar.
On 2 May 2023.
In this guest blog Catherine Pymar, Executive Director of Hillside Clubhouse, shares how her charity is navigating the cost-of-living crisis.
Involving the social sector in social prescribing
By Dan Corry .
On 18 August 2022.
There is a world in which not every person going to their doctor exits the surgery with medicines.
Approaching public health in partnership with the voluntary sector
By Ruthe Isden .
On 20 May 2022.
As the Health and Care Bill passes into law there are genuine opportunities to share knowledge and expertise.
Tackling the climate crisis is critical to human health
By Jasmine Birmingham .
On 29 October 2021.
The intimate relationship between health and the environment is becoming increasingly apparent and fragile. As COP26 kicks off, funding in the health-environment intersection will ultimately save lives and our planet.
Why health should be on all charities’ agenda
By Alex Miller.
On 13 September 2021.
On 7 September 2021, NPC held an event with the Health Foundation on the long-term impacts of Covid-19 on the nation’s health and how charities can help tackle health inequalities. Full recording here.
We need to reimagine care, not just fix it
By Anna Dixon.
On 11 August 2021.
Successive governments have made little progress on much-needed social care reform. With the pandemic exposing the cracks in our care system, we must now reimagine social care.
Tips to help your remote project tackle loneliness
By Abigail Rose, Elizabeth Parker, Thomas Abrams, and Giulia Todres .
On 14 June 2021.
The pandemic has taught us that continuous learning is key to adapting services to prevent or reduce loneliness during times of change.
Mental health and the underfunded environmental determinants
By Liz Gadd .
On 10 May 2021.
For Mental Health Awareness Week 2021, our Liz Gadd highlights that the interlinkages between mental health and the environment run deep.
Digital mental health services
By Clare Wilkins, and Rose Anderson .
On 3 February 2021.
The impact of Covid-19 on young people's mental health
How can the social sector support the further rollout of social prescribing?
By Thomas Abrams .
On 22 September 2020.
And what risks need to be managed to ensure that it delivers the right outcomes?